Leeds and Birmingham “significantly postpone” clean air zone start dates


 

Leeds and Birmingham councils are to “significantly postpone” the January 2020 start dates of their clean air zones (CAZs) after a government delay to an essential online tool it is developing. In a joint statement issued today (18 June), the two councils said they had been on track to roll out their respective CAZs on the basis that a vehicle checker tool, which is being delivered by the government’s Joint Air Quality Unit (JAQU), would be ready by October this […]